PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE
Tuuli Pikkarainen advises clients in the fields of real estate transactions and development projects. In addition, Tuuli has experience in dispute resolution, mergers and acquisitions as well as general commercial, corporate, and contract law.
Tuuli joined the firm as a trainee and was appointed as associate lawyer upon her graduation in 2015. During her studies, Tuuli spent one semester studying law at Uppsala University in Sweden.
Counsel to a fund managed by Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management in its acquisition of a landmark headquarter property and a parking facility located in Keilaniemi, Espoo from a fund managed by Exilion Capital Oy.
Counsel to Schroder (acting on behalf of Schroder Nordic Real Estate Fund) in an acquisition of a portfolio of nine office properties located in the Greater Helsinki area.
Counsel to Scandic Hotels Group in its EUR 114.5 million acquisition of Restel's hotel operations in Finland.
Counsel to Barings Real Estate Advisers, acting on behalf of the Nordic Retail Fund in its disposal of 50% stake in the Kamppi shopping centre.
Counsel to a fund managed by J.P. Morgan Asset Management in its disposal of a 11,200 sqm office property in Helsinki to a fund managed by Genesta.
Counsel to YIT Corporation in its disposal of Tripla hotel with an aggregate value of approx. EUR 88 million. The hotel will be operated by Sokotel Oy, and the investor will be a new limited partnership managed by Exilion Management Oy with Elo Mutual Pension Insurance Company, Veritas Pension Insurance Company and the State Pension Fund of Finland (VER) as owners.
Counsel to a fund managed by PATRIZIA Immobilien AG in the acquisition of a 9,000 sqm office property from Fennia Life Insurance Company Ltd.
Counsel to YIT Corporation in a joint venture with Etera, Onvest and Fennia for the implementation of the Mall of Tripla and its parking facilities. The overall value of the shopping mall and the parking facility is approximately EUR 600 million.
Counsel to Viking Malt Oy in its acquisition of the Danish Malting Group comprising three malt breweries in Denmark and Poland from The Carlsberg Group.
Counsel to Niam in its acquisition of a portfolio of six modern office properties located within the Helsinki Metropolitan Area from Elo Mutual Pension Insurance Company.
Counsel to Atine Group Oy in the sale of Turvatiimi to Sector Alarm.
Counsel to Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, acting on behalf of the German open-ended real estate fund “grundbesitz europa”, in its acquisition of a prime office property located in Leppävaara, Espoo with an underlying property value of approximately EUR 70 million from Veritas Pension Insurance Company Ltd.
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
- Associate Lawyer, Hannes Snellman, 2015
- Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2015
- Associate Trainee, Hannes Snellman, 2015
- Uppsala University, Sweden, 2014
- Legal Trainee, Waselius & Wist, 2013-2014